Last week, Assata Shakur was added to the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Terrorists List. But that move might say less about Shakur’s alleged crimes than about President Barack Obama and his willingness to to play geopolitics.
Finally given an opportunity to illustrate all their die warnings about the sequester's draconian cuts, the Democrats wimp out and join the GOP to target alleviating hardships for the nation's travelers. Never mind Head Start or any of the other programs being gutted and affecting poor people and children.
The real reason the GOP is pulling back on supporting immigration reform was first articulated by, of all people, Donald Trump: When it's their turn, the new immigrants will vote overwhemingly Democratic, imperiling the future of the Republican Party.